First edition. Signed by the author on the half title page. Fine in dust jacket. Navajo Tribal Police officers, Sgt. Jim Chee and Lt. Joe Leaphorn. Three men stage a raid on the Ute tribe's gambling casino. They kill a policeman, wound another, and disappear into the mountains. The FBI is called in and determines that the wounded deputy sheriff is their suspect. Chee and Leaphorn investigate and see a pattern connecting this crime with those of the Ute hero-bandit from days gone by.
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